US-Terror: Afghanen beschreiben Tötungen von Familienmitgliedern durch US-Drohnen – latimes.com
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Afghanen beschreiben Tötungen von Familienmitgliedern durch US-Drohnen – Christliche Leidkultur
Afghans describe relatives‘ deaths in recent U.S. drone strike
Residents of a village in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province say a Sept. 7 attack killed 14 civilians, most of them their relatives. The U.S. says 11 were killed, mostly Taliban fighters.
JALALABAD, Afghanistan — Miya Jan was filling potholes on the rutted trail that leads to his village in rugged eastern Afghanistan when he heard the whine of a drone aircraft overhead. The sunburned 28-year-old farmer looked up and saw a gray, narrow-winged drone circling the village. A few minutes later, he said, it fired a missile that landed with a tremendous thud across a stony ridge line. Jan ran to the explosion site and recognized the burning frame of his cousin’s blue pickup truck. Inside, he said, he saw blackened shapes — people whose torsos had been sheared off. He recognized the smoking remains of his brother, his brother’s wife and their 18-month-old son. Jan and other villagers say 14 people were killed in the attack; U.S. and Afghan officials place the toll at 11.
„There were pieces of my family all over the road,“ said Jan, recalling the deadly Sept. 7 late afternoon incident in an interview last week. „I picked up those pieces from the road and from the truck and wrapped them in a sheet to bury them.“Do the American people want to spend their money this way, on drones that kill our women and children?“ he asked. …….